Cadmium is used for a number of purposes, including batteries, electroplating, in pigments, and as an alloy with other metals (Stubbs 1978). The properties of some common cadmium compounds are given in Tables 1–3.


Reverse Osmosis Cadmium Chloride Oral Exposure Cadmium Toxicity Threshold Limit Value 


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  • George W. Ware
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  1. 1.College of AgricultureUniversity of ArizonaTucsonUSA

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